Anne Swithinbank to open garden party

PUBLISHED: 13:42 29 May 2008 | UPDATED: 21:53 15 June 2010

ANNE Swithinbank, of Radio 4's Gardeners' Question Time, will open Northleigh Festival on Saturday, July 12.

ANNE Swithinbank, of Radio 4's Gardeners' Question Time, will open Northleigh Festival on Saturday, July 12.Taking the form of a garden party, the event will be held at Forge Farm from 2pm.Entry will cost £1.50 for adults and 50p for children under the age of 12.Cream teas, stalls, games and a grand draw will be among the attractions, along with a heavy horse display and a painting competition with the theme My Garden. There is a competition entry fee of 50p, but cash prizes are up for grabs.In the evening, the village will host a concert by Steel Force.Watch this space for further information.


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